Cricket Hill Garden
Magnolia x 'Susan'
Variety description: Magnolia ‘Susan’ is noted for its compact shrubby habit, fragrant fuchsia flowers and late bloom (mid-April to early May in the northeast). Goblet-shaped flowers, bloom shortly before the foliage begins to appear. Flowers (to 5” wide) are purple-red or fuchsia, with paler tones inside. Leaves turn yellow-bronze in fall.
Height and Spread at Maturity: 8-12' tall and wide.
Site requirements: Full sun or part shade location. Will grow in a range of soil types provided the planting location is well drained.
Hardiness: USDA zones 5-9.
Plant size: Grafted tree, 1-2' tall with strong central leader.
When we ship: Available for early Fall 2021 shipping.